This Facebook Timeline Teaches You the History of the Computer

Like the life history of a camera, this Facebook Timeline shows you and schools you on the story of how the computer as we know it came to be. It wasn't always pretty and aluminum and thin and lovely! From its humble, beige box beginnings to not so little improvements like the Internet, this Facebook Timeline made by… » 9/04/12 9:00pm 9/04/12 9:00pm

Gateway Shutters Online Store, Exits Direct PC Sales Business Completely

Gateway will now no longer be selling its PCs through Gateway.com and has shut down all its direct PC sales to become a 100% retail channel PC company. The move is only somewhat surprising-its newish parent company Acer has always focused on offering its goods through resellers. But seeing how Gateway was one of the… » 7/26/08 3:30pm 7/26/08 3:30pm

U.S. Travelers Lose 12,000 Laptops Every Week

All you travelers coming home tomorrow from your wild and crazy Independence Day weekend vacations, don't be one of 12,000 people who lose their laptops at airports every week. That's right, that ain't no typo—12,000 dudes and dudettes somehow manage to misplace their portable computers every seven days. That's… » 7/05/08 9:30pm 7/05/08 9:30pm

Origami Experience 2.0 Ready For Download For UMPC Owners (Vista Only)

Microsoft has released its second version of the Origami Experience, making it available as a free download for Ultra-Mobile PC users with Windows Vista. The OE 2.0 software includes Picture Password, Weather, RSS functionality, an e-mail client, calender and other web features – basically what you get with Vista,… » 6/14/08 5:30pm 6/14/08 5:30pm